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Timestamp:
May 27, 2011, 3:56:52 AM (8 years ago)
Author:
julian.reschke@…
Message:

clarify 403 forbidden (see #294)

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  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p2-semantics.xml

    r1288 r1301  
    17701770  <iref primary="true" item="Status Codes" subitem="403 Forbidden" x:for-anchor=""/>
    17711771<t>
    1772    The server understood the request, but is refusing to fulfill it.
    1773    Authorization will not help and the request &SHOULD-NOT;  be repeated.
     1772   The server understood the request, but refuses to authorize it. Providing
     1773   different user authentication credentials might be successful, but any
     1774   credentials that were provided in the request are insufficient. The request
     1775   &SHOULD-NOT; be repeated with the same credentials.
    17741776</t>
    17751777<t>
     
    17781780   reason for the refusal in the representation.  If the server does not wish to
    17791781   make this information available to the client, the status code 404
    1780    (Not Found) can be used instead.
     1782   (Not Found) &MAY; be used instead.
    17811783</t>
    17821784</section>
     
    41214123<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-14" anchor="changes.since.14">
    41224124<t>
    4123   None yet.
    4124 </t>
    4125 </section>
    4126 
     4125  Closed issues:
     4126  <list style="symbols">
     4127    <t>
     4128      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/294"/>:
     4129      "clarify 403 forbidden"
     4130    </t>
     4131  </list>
     4132</t>
     4133</section>
    41274134</section>
    41284135
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